HyperDic: chess_piece

English > 1 sense of the expression chess piece:
NOUNartifactchess piece, chessmanany of 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game / game of chess
English > chess piece: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAny of 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game / game of chess.
Synonymchessman
Part ofchess setcheckerboard and a set of 32 pieces used to play chess
Narrowerbishop(chess) a piece that can be moved diagonally over unoccupied squares of the same color
castle, rook(chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard
king(chess) the weakest but the most important piece
knight, horseA chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse
pawn(chess) the least powerful piece
queen(chess) the most powerful piece
Broaderman, piecegame equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games
Spanishpieza de ajedrez, pieza del ajedrez, trebejo
Catalanpeça d'escacs, peces escacs

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